Dersett (Milan, Italy)

The first day of our Italian trip was spent in Milan, where we arrived early in the morning and spent our whole day. In the short window of time we had in the city, the team at Dersett were generous enough to let my mum and I visit for a complimentary meal during their dinner … More Dersett (Milan, Italy)

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Capri, Italy

Last summer, during our visit to the Amalfi Coast, we took a day trip to Capri with the Caremar ferry from Naples. Our choice not to stay on the island, or in any of the other towns like Sorrento or Positano mainly had to do with costs, and as two students backpacking for more than two months we thought it … More Capri, Italy

Milan to Venice

If you follow my Cheap Flights series (if not you can read the latest instalment here) you’ll know Milan often crops up as one of the cheapest places to fly from Scotland. Because of its location, its the perfect starting point for an Italian trip or to spend a few days eating, shopping and sightseeing … More Milan to Venice

Florence, Italy 

Halfway through my degree in art history, I finally got to visit the place I have dreamed of visiting since my first set of Renaissance lectures. We timed our visit to Florence so that my 21st birthday fell during our stay there, thanks to my very accommodating and very lax other half. We stayed for … More Florence, Italy 

Colloseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, Rome 

For more photographs and information on Rome, click here.  For more information on tickets to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, click here. These three landmarks that all stand side by side are akin to stepping into a time warp. Rome is entirely unique in that laid bare to the public is its rich, world famous history. … More Colloseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, Rome